Dave Ellefson’s Twiddly Fills

JTR HomePage Dave Ellefson is a Thrash Metal bass god. A master of precise and intricate pick playing and the hands behind some icon bass lines in Megadeth. It’s no easy task keeping up with Dave Mustaine’s riffing but over the years Dave has shone alongside many great musicians and never broken stride. What follows […]

Megadeth – Ashes In Your Mouth Bass The Right Way

JTR HomePage megadeth – ashes in your mouth In this piece I’m going to take a look at the Megadeth song Ashes In Your Mouth from the Countdown to Extinction album. This is an odd track for Megadeth; wilfully spiky and angular rather than being more of the more chromatically flavoured riffs that Mustaine and […]